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Hurriyat Conference chairman Syed Ali Shah Geelani  arrested for defying restrictions

Hurriyat Conference chairman Syed Ali Shah Geelani arrested for defying restrictions

Hardline Hurriyat Conference chairman Syed Ali Shah Geelani was on Monday arrested by police after he tried to defy restrictions and march towards Anantnag district of south Kashmir.

Curfew remains in force in Kashmir Valley; 38 persons dead, over 3100 injured

Curfew remains in force in Kashmir Valley; 38 persons dead, over 3100 injured

Mobile telephone services in the Valley also remained suspended to prevent any rumour-mongering.

Syed Ali Shah Geelani defies restrictions, detained

Syed Ali Shah Geelani defies restrictions, detained

 Hardline Hurriyat Conference chairman Syed Ali Shah Geelani was today detained by police after he tried to defy restrictions and march to Martyrs graveyard in downtown area of the city.

Burhan icon of Kashmiri resistance; killing will inspire others to join ranks: Hurriyat

Burhan icon of Kashmiri resistance; killing will inspire others to join ranks: Hurriyat

Separatist leader Mirwaiz Umar Farooq described the Kashmiri youth who joined militancy as symbols of resistance.

Do not hand over Burhan Wani's body to the family: Sushil Pandit

Do not hand over Burhan Wani's body to the family: Sushil Pandit

Kashmiri activist Sushil Pandit congratulated the Indian security forces and requested the government not to hand over his body to his family.

Burhan Wani encounter: Amarnath Yatra suspended

Burhan Wani encounter: Amarnath Yatra suspended

Authorities on Saturday suspended mobile Internet services in Kashmir Valley.

Separatists to hold talks with Kashmiri Pandits on return

Making the announcement during his sermons after the Friday prayers at the Jamia Masjid here, moderate Hurriyat Conference chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq said there is no precondition for the return of Pandits who are "part and parcel" of Kashmiri culture.

Kashmiri separatists join hands to 'campaign' against Pandit townships

The two factions of Hurriyat Conference said a sit-in protest will be held to "create awareness about anti-Kashmir plans" of PDP-BJP coalition govt.

Opposition to Sainik Colony in Kashmir Valley is unjustified: BJP

Condemning the call given by Hurriyat Conference for a shutdown in Kashmir on Friday, BJP said the opposition to establishment of a Sainik Colony in the Valley was "unjustified".

Mehbooba Mufti hints no separate colonies for Kashmiri Pandits in J&K

Mehbooba Mufti hints no separate colonies for Kashmiri Pandits in J&K

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Saturday hinted that her government might not create separate colonies or clusters for Kashmiri Pandits as proposed earlier.

Separatist leaders in Kashmir join hands against colonies for Pandits

Separatist leaders in Kashmir join hands against colonies for Pandits

It is for the first time since 2008 that the Kashmiri separatists, who are ideologically and politically divided, have joined hands.

Shiv Sena slams Centre's U-turn on Hurriyat, says BJP govt acting like a 'chameleon'

Shiv Sena slams Centre's U-turn on Hurriyat, says BJP govt acting like a 'chameleon'

In yet another attack on its ally BJP, the Shiv Sena on Wednesday chided the central government for changing its stand on Hurriyat and allowing it to hold discussions with Pakistan.

Pakistan does not invite Hurriyat for the first time in two decades

Pakistan does not invite Hurriyat for the first time in two decades

Pakistan's Foreign Secretary Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry met his Indian counterpart S. Jaishankar in New Delhi on Tuesday.

Take bold steps to resolve Kashmir issue, Hurriyat Conference urges India, Pak PMs

Take bold steps to resolve Kashmir issue, Hurriyat Conference urges India, Pak PMs

Hardline Hurriyat Conference, led by Syed Ali Shah Geelani, on Tuesday appealed to Prime Ministers of India and Pakistan to take bold steps to resolve the Kashmir issue for peace, prosperity and development in the sub-continent.

Hurriyat wants OIC to take up rights issue with India

Hurriyat wants OIC to take up rights issue with India

He also asked the OIC to involve itself in finding an "honourable and lasting solution to the pending Kashmir issue”.

NIT row: Normal life hit in Kashmir Valley due to strike call

Separatist groups, including both factions of Hurriyat Conference and JKLF, had called for a strike to protest alleged beating, harassment and intimidation of Kashmiri students outside the state. 

Hurriyat chief says outstation students at NIT are safe

Chairman of moderate Hurriyat Conference Mirwaiz Umar Farooq on Friday said the outstation students at NIT here are safe and asked them to concentrate on their studies rather than playing in the hands of "opportunists" and "divisive forces".

Hurriyat says willing to help in Indo-Pak peace

A day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi advocated peaceful resolution of problems with Pakistan, moderate Hurriyat Conference on Friday said it is willing to extend cooperation in all such endeavours that would be aimed at the resolution of Kashmir issue.

World community should unitedly fight against terrorism: Kashmiri separatists

World community should unitedly fight against terrorism: Kashmiri separatists

In the wake of Lahore suicide bombing, Kashmiri separatists on Monday said terrorism in "any form and at any place" is condemnable and asked the international community to make combined efforts to curb the "menace" of terrorism which has no place in Islam.

JNU row: Shutdown across Kashmir today

A complete shutdown is being observed across Kashmir on Saturday against the crackdown on the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) students and former Delhi University Professor SAR Geelani who have been slapped with charges of sedition by the Centre.